Scuba Duba

N.p. Self published, 1968. Revised Draft script for an unproduced film by screenwriter Nunnally Johnson, titled "Scuba-Duba." Johnson was a screenwriter, director, and producer, and highlights of his 40 year career include "The Grapes of Wrath" (1940), "The Three Faces of Eve" (1957), and "The Dirty Dozen" (1967). From the estate of Nunnally Johnson.

Based on the hit 1967 Off-Broadway play by Bruce Jay Friedman, a controversial satire of race and sex, about a man whose wife runs off with a black scuba instructor while on vacation in the French Riviera.

Self wrappers. Title page integral with front wrapper, dated December 62, 1968, with credit for screenwriter Johnson and for playwright Friedman. 119 leaves, with last page of text numbered 118. Mechanical duplication on yellow stock, with three blue revision pages, typed, dated 12/23/68 and 1/17/69. Pages Near Fine, bound in a gray cloth three-ring binder with paper title label.

Complete collation details available upon request.


[Book #136406]

Price: $175.00